Outside Moscow, a high-tech city called Skolkovo is being planned to rival Silicon Valley, using green building principles to encourage technology innovation.
A giant student housing project on the Fullerton campus earns the California State University system its first LEED Platinum certification.
Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C., earns LEED Gold for Mountaineer Hall, a dormitory that can house more than 450 students.
The University of Arizona has just taken LEED Platinum for two new dorms, the first residential buildings in the state to earn the certification.
SUNY ESF’s first dormitory has been awarded LEED Gold certification, but that is just one of a long list of green features at the Syracuse, N.Y., college.
The University of Colorado at Boulder opens its newest dorm, a sustainable, LEED focused building that also serves as a living classroom for students.